London is the capital and largest city of England and of the United Kingdom. Standing on the River Thames in the south-east of England, at the head of its 50-mile estuary leading to the North Sea, London has been a major settlement for two millennia. Londinium was founded by the Romans; the City of London, London's ancient core − an area of just 1.12 square miles and colloquially known as the Square Mile − retains boundaries that follow its medieval limits. The City of Westminster is an Inner London borough holding city status. Greater London is governed by the Mayor of the London Assembly. London is considered to be one of the world's most important global cities and has been termed the world's most powerful, most desirable, most influential, most visited, most expensive, sustainable, most investment friendly, most popular for work city. London exerts a considerable impact upon the arts, education, fashion, healthcare, professional services and development, tourism and transportation. London ranks 26th out of 300 major cities for economic performance.
It is one of the largest financial centres and has either the fifth or the sixth largest metropolitan area GDP. It is the most-visited city as measured by international arrivals and has the busiest city airport system as measured by passenger traffic, it is the leading investment destination, hosting more international retailers and ultra high-net-worth individuals than any other city. London's universities form the largest concentration of higher education institutes in Europe, London is home to ranked institutions such as Imperial College London in natural and applied sciences, the London School of Economics in social sciences, the comprehensive University College London and King's College London. In 2012, London became the first city to have hosted three modern Summer Olympic Games. London has a diverse range of people and cultures, more than 300 languages are spoken in the region, its estimated mid-2018 municipal population was 8,908,081, the third most populous of any city in Europe and accounts for 13.4% of the UK population.
London's urban area is the third most populous in Europe, after Moscow and Paris, with 9,787,426 inhabitants at the 2011 census. The London commuter belt is the most populous in Europe with 14,040,163 inhabitants in 2016. Prior to Brexit, London had been the largest city in the EU. London was the world's most populous city from c. 1831 to 1925. London contains four World Heritage Sites: the Tower of London. Other landmarks include Buckingham Palace, the London Eye, Piccadilly Circus, St Paul's Cathedral, Tower Bridge, Trafalgar Square and The Shard. London has numerous museums, galleries and sporting events; these include the British Museum, National Gallery, Natural History Museum, Tate Modern, British Library and West End theatres. The London Underground is the oldest underground railway network in the world. "London" is an ancient name attested in the first century AD in the Latinised form Londinium. Over the years, the name has attracted many mythicising explanations; the earliest attested appears in Geoffrey of Monmouth's Historia Regum Britanniae, written around 1136.
This had it that the name originated from a supposed King Lud, who had taken over the city and named it Kaerlud. Modern scientific analyses of the name must account for the origins of the different forms found in early sources: Latin, Old English, Welsh, with reference to the known developments over time of sounds in those different languages, it is agreed. This was adapted into Latin as Londinium and borrowed into Old English, the ancestor-language of English; the toponymy of the Common Brythonic form is much debated. A prominent explanation was Richard Coates' 1998 argument that the name derived from pre-Celtic Old European *lowonida, meaning "river too wide to ford". Coates suggested that this was a name given to the part of the River Thames which flows through London. However, most work has accepted a Celtic origin for the name, recent studies have favoured an explanation along the lines of a Celtic derivative of a Proto-Indo-European root *lendh-, combined with the Celtic suffix *-injo- or *-onjo-.
Peter Schrijver has suggested, on these grounds, that the name meant'place that floods'. Until 1889, the name "London" applied to the City of London, but since it has referred to the County of London and Greater London. "London" is sometimes written informally as "LDN". In 1993, the remains of a Bronze Age bridge were found on the south foreshore, upstream of Vauxhall Bridge; this bridge either reached a now lost island in it. Two of those timbers were radiocarbon dated to between 1750 BC and 1285 BC. In 2010, the foundations of a large timber structure, dated to between 4800 BC and 4500 BC, were found on the Thames's south foreshore, downstream of Vauxhall Bridge; the function of the mesolithic structure is not known. Both structure
The Samsung Galaxy J series is a discontinued line of mid-tier Android mobile devices produced by the South Korean company Samsung Electronics, first introduced in 2015. This series is a part of Samsung Galaxy series. Being positioned at the mid-range and low-end segments. All models in the series have the essential features of a smartphone, differ in size and design; the letter J stands for Joy. However, new features are left out or other materials are used, with Samsung targeting Asian markets or the European entry-level market; the models are updated at least annually, minor updates or variants are displayed with name additions such as Pro, Max, etc. Despite having a similar name, the original Galaxy J, released in 2013, does not belong to the Galaxy J series as this phone was only available in few markets, positioned as a "flagship" smartphone, as it was based on the Samsung Galaxy S4. In September 2018, there were rumors that Samsung will reorganize their smartphone lineup by discontinuing the Galaxy J series along with the online-exclusive Galaxy On in favor of extending the mid-range Galaxy A series to lower-end segment and introducing the Galaxy M series as the new online-exclusive series of smartphones to better compete against Chinese smartphone brands, such as Huawei, Oppo and Xiaomi.
Samsung introduced Galaxy M10 and M20 in January 2019, followed by Galaxy A10, A30, A50 the following month, announced that the Galaxy J series has merged into the Galaxy A series during the 2019 Galaxy A series launch event in April 2019 held in Thailand. Samsung Galaxy J2 2017 is an Android smartphone produced by Samsung Electronics, it was unveiled and released in October 2017. It has an advanced 64-bit class system on a chip backed by 1 GB RAM; the Galaxy J2 2017 has a 5 megapixels rear camera with LED flash, f/1.7 aperture, auto-focus and a 2 megapixels with f/1.9 aperture. The phone is powered by Exynos 3475 Quad, a 1.3 GHz Quad Core processor, Mali-T720 MP1 GPU and 1 GB RAM with 8 GB of internal storage and a 2000 mAh battery. The Samsung Galaxy J2 2017 is fitted with a 4.7-inch PLS TFT screenThis phone comes with Android 5.1. It supports 4G VoLTE with dual SIM enabled 4G, it supports Samsung Knox Samsung Galaxy J7 Pro is a midrange Android smartphone produced by Samsung Electronics. It was unveiled and released in June 2017.
It has an Exynos 7 Octa 7870 chipset backed by 3 GB RAM. The Galaxy J7 Pro has a 13 megapixels rear camera with LED flash, f/1.7 aperture and auto-focus and a 13 megapixels front facing camera with f/1.9 aperture equipped with LED flash. The phone is powered by Exynos 7870 Octa, a 1.6 GHz octa core processor, Mali-T830 MP1 GPU and 3 GB RAM with 16, 32 or 64 GB of internal storage and a 3600 mAh Li-ion battery. The Samsung Galaxy J7 Pro is fitted with a 5.5-inch FHD Super AMOLED screen. This phone comes with Android 7.0 Nougat with Samsung Experience and can be upgradable to Android 9.0 with One UI 1.0. It supports 4G VoLTE with dual SIM enabled 4G, it supports Samsung Knox and Samsung Pay Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime is an Android smartphone produced by Samsung Electronics. It was unveiled and released in August 2016, it has an advanced 64-bit class system on a chip backed by 3 GB RAM. The Galaxy J7 Prime has a 13 megapixels rear camera with LED flash, f/1.9 aperture, auto-focus and an 8 megapixels with f/1.9 aperture equipped with LED flash.
The phone is powered by Exyno's 7870 Octa, a 1.6 GHz Quad Core processor, Mali-T830MP1 GPU and 3 GB RAM with 32 GB of internal storage and a 3300 mAh battery. The Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime is fitted with a 5.5-inch PLS TFT screen. This phone comes with Android 7.0. It can be upgrade to Android 8.1 Oreo. It supports 4G VOLTE with dual SIM enabled 4G, it supports Samsung Knox. Samsung Galaxy J7 Max is an Android smartphone produced by Samsung Electronics, it was unveiled and released in June 2017. It has an advanced 64-bit class system on a chip backed by 4 GB RAM and uses Helio P20The Galaxy J7 Max has a 13 megapixels rear camera with LED flash, f/1.7 aperture, auto-focus and a 13 megapixels with f/1.9 aperture equipped with LED flash. The phone is powered by Mediatek MT6757 Helio P20, a 2.4 GHz Octa Core processor, Mali-T880MP2 GPU and 4 GB RAM with 32 GB of internal storage and a 3300 mAh battery. The Samsung Galaxy J7 Max is fitted with a 5.7-inch PLS TFT screen. This phone comes with Android 7.0.
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"You and Me" is the second single by the UK act Uniting Nations following the success of "Out of Touch", Uniting Nations' remake of the Hall & Oates hit of the same name. The single appears in the Uniting Nations album One World; the song was fronted by new band member Craig Powell. The track included vocals from studio session artist Jinian Wilde; the live performance, including appearance on the Top of the Pops, was by Craig Powell. The single did well, reaching #15 on the UK Singles Chart; the music video was shot in a 9-to-5 office bureau setting, during a heatwave, while the sexy secretaries are drooling over a new "office boy" recruit trying to seduce him. 12" release. You and Me. You and Me. You and Me Maxi CD You and Me You and Me You and Me You and Me You and Me You and Me You and Me music videoPromo CD You and Me You and Me You and Me You and Me